The WHO 2020 Awards Programme for Excellence

The 2020 Awards Programme for Excellence is an opportunity to recognize and appreciate WHO colleagues all over the world, who have gone beyond their...

Bangladesh: Responding to COVID-19 in the world’s largest refugee camp

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Sharing COVID-19 experiences: The Rwandan response

Investment in emergency preparedness and health system strengthening has helped Rwanda confront the COVID-19 crisis effectively, control the emergence of the virus and protect...

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Live discussion about the Mental Health Film Prize: “Knock on my Door”

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WHO’s Science in 5 on COVID-19 – Mythbusters

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Dr Tedros talks about the concept of herd immunity

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WHO and Disney Junior’s “Doc McStuffins” team up to remind young kids to wash...

WHO and Disney Junior’s "Doc McStuffins" team up to remind young kids to wash their hands On Global Handwashing Day, 15 October 2020, this new...

Live discussion about a winning film focussing on Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs)

« A Doctor’s Dream » is a short film on sleeping sickness by the Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi) and our 2020 “Health...

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